Digital Learning Blog

Got technology? Check out the Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education Digital Learning Blog!! Read about creative uses of…

Got thoughts on Licensure?

DESE is looking for your good ideas about making that Byzantine licensure system, well,  a bit less byzantine. Applications due April…

US Ed School Climate Surveys

The United Stated Department of Education (ED) has made available a set of free tools for schools on Safe Supportive…

MCAS 2.0 Development

MCAS 2.0 is not taking the Commuter Rail to the next-generation assessment station. This train has left the building. DESE…

Adios, Highly Qualified Teachers

Well, not exactly. We want YOU to stick around but the federal requirement for core teachers to be “Highly Qualified” will…

MTA Presentation on ESSA 2-10-16

The Massachusetts Teachers Association presented an overview of the Every Student Succeeds Act, the 2015 re-authorization of the Elementary and…